North Carolina Breweries Score BIG at U.S. Open Beer Championship

Breweries from all over the world competed in the U.S. Open Beer Championship – submitting over 6300 beers representing over 110 different styles.

North Carolina Breweries brought home 26 medals – showing the rest of the country that it’s a brewing power to be reckoned with.

A HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to all the breweries!

Imperial IPA
Gold – Not a Double IPA – Appalachian Mountain Brewery

Classic Irish Dry Stout
Gold – Dry Irish Stout – Little City Brewing

British Imperial Stout
Bronze – Putin Tang – Lynnwood Brewing Concern

American Imperial Stout
Bronze – The Toll – Raleigh Brewing

American Imperial Stout non-traditional(brewed with coffee, maple, chocolate etc)
Bronze – Motivator – Crank Arm Brewing

Scottish Ale
Silver – Scottish Ale – White Street Brewing

American-Style Black Ale
Gold – Cowboy in Black – Lonerider Brewing

Altbier
Silver – Alt Acquaintance – Wiseman Brewing
Bronze – Southern Peak Altbier – Southern Peak Brewery

German Kolsch
Silver – Endless river kolsch – Mother Earth Brewing

French / Belgian Saison
Bronze – Bend the Elbow – The DreamChaser’s Brewery

American-Belgo-Style Ale
Silver – Screaming Monk – Thirsty Monk Brewery

Belgian Pale Ale
Bronze – That Boy – Brice’s Brewing

French / Belgian Ale
Gold – Abby Blonde – Thirsty Monk Brewery

Belgian Dubbel
Gold – Sugar Creek Dubbel – Sugar Creek Brewing

International Style Pilsner
Bronze – Mexican Lager – 1323 R&D

Bock
Gold – Dunkel Bock – 1323 R&D
Silver – Bike Lock Bock – Crank Arm Brewing

Dopple / Strong Bock
Silver – Goldie’s Big Bock – Lonerider Brewing

Baltic Porter
Gold – Midnight Excursion – Mason Jar Lager Company
Silver – Right Proper – Leveneleven Brewing

American Cream Ale
Bronze – Unicorn Milk – Twenty-Six Acres Brewing

Rye / Roggen Beer
Gold – Rickshaw Rye – Crank Arm Brewing

Wood / Barrel Aged Dark Beer
Gold – Merry World – Wise Man Brewing

Experimental Beer
Gold – Lightworker – Fortnight Brewing
Gold – Decibel Level – The DreamChaser Brewery

Session IPA
Bronze – Mosaic Reprise – Little City Brewing Company